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Tips for Building a Small Business Through Branding

When you launch a small business, no matter the industry it’s in, it is important to spend a lot of time and energy on marketing. This is the way to …

25 ways to use reclaimed wood in your home

Reclaimed wood has been steadily rising in popularity with furniture designers and interior decorators, and it's not hard to see why. Well-worn oak …

11 Jobs That Pay Over $100,000

According to internal research data from information gathered by Glassdoor.com, these positions pay over $100,000 year. Here we have ranked them in ascending order of total median annual pay. <i>Some of them might surprise you.</i>

A Ridiculously Simple Tool For Building Products People Love

What do Airbnb, Google, and Snap have in common? They know how to get their products “hired” for the job.<p>I was a late adopter of Snapchat. When it first surfaced in 2011, I didn’t relate to its intended audience of college students who wanted to “chat” with photos that only lasted …

How Do You Start a Blog?

Updated April 18, 2018<p>Maybe because I am a marketing consultant and I have started and written for many blogs, many times entrepreneurs ask me: …

Solar Energy Entrepreneurs In India Are Finding Faster, Cleaner and Economical Route to Power

Access to power in India is not a given. Mera Gao Power (MGP), however, is able to offer customers two solar powered lamps and a mobile phone charger for less than a dollar per week, powered by renewable energy sources as opposed to kerosene.<p>“People are concerned not about the emissions from a coal …

Nipi Smart Cooler

There are plenty of "smart" products out there that do little more than connect to an app and tell you some information you probably already know. …

These creepy 3D masks prove we're closer to Westworld than you think

A new camera from Bellus scans your face in high resolution with crazy detail, making you the next Dolores or Teddy.<p>It's jarring to see someone's face casually splayed on a conference table like a stack of pamphlets.<p>Yet, there it was.<p>After a confused double-take, I realized what I was looking at …

10 Worst traits of even the great entrepreneurs

Share39<p>Tweet<p>Share7<p>+11<p>Shares 47<p>The difference between success and failure in entrepreneurship can have a lot to do with your own traits and habits. …

6 Startups And Popular Websites You Didn't Know Started As Side Projects

The common thread shared by the most successful startups today, from Uber to Facebook, Slack, Stripe and others, is that they all solve very real, meaningful problems for their users.<p>Yet still, more than 42% of failed startups cite a lack of market need as their primary reason for eventually going …

Meditation Is Exactly What Your Workout Routine Is Missing

Here are six exercises to get you started.<p>Fitness comes down to two simple things: 1) doing what helps you, and 2) not doing what hurts you. Most active people are great at the first part—they lift weights, do cardio, wear ultra stretchy T-shirts, etc.—but aren't great at the second.<p>So, what hurts …

10 Success lessons from JK Rowling – “Billionaire Author” for entrepreneurs

Share59<p>Tweet<p>Share40<p>+15<p>Shares 104<p>British author JK Rowling wrote the first Potter books while a single mother living on welfare. Written on a manual …

Strength Training Benefits and Guidelines for Seniors

Choose Your Exercises - If you're working out with machines, a common strength program might include:<p>Leg Press (Lower body)<br>• Chest Press (Chest)<br>• Seated …

To Achieve Your Goals You Must Become Attractive On the Inside

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Half of this year is gone. Have you reached 50 percent of your goals?<p>If one of your goals is to be successful -- in any area of your life or career -- before 2016 comes to an end, the one thing you must to do is to become an attractive …

A World of Awesome Mind-Controlled Prostheses Is Closer Than You Think

Researchers have been demonstrating artificial limbs that respond to the user's thoughts. Here's how they'll finally leave the lab and go into production.<p>Last month, DARPA announced the latest breakthrough in brain-controlled artificial limbs: a robotic arm that a user can actually <i>feel</i>. It works …

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Stephen Hawking is a theoretical physics genius, but the mystery he finds most intriguing is women

Hawking has been outspoken about the dangers of AI, which he has warned "could spell the end of the human race."<p>He himself uses a primitive form of AI to produce his characteristic robotic speech, since he suffers from a motor-neuron disease similar to ALS.<p>Here are a few of the best questions and …

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10 Reasons To Run That Have Nothing To Do With Losing Weight

Move for your mind.<p>Earlier this year, I decided to commit to a regular running routine because climbing the stairs to my third-floor walkup wasn't really enough cardio.<p>I figured with access to some pretty incredible running paths (hello, Central Park!), I didn't have much of a reason not to give it …

7 Skills You Must Learn to Reach Your Full Potential (And Where to Learn Them)

The stepping stone from where you are today to where you want to be is simple: <b>learning more skills.</b><p>If we compare the differences between the people …

8 of the Best Secrets to Self-Improvement

It may sound challenging, but if you follow this advice every day, you'll be well on your way to self-improvement.<p>It's one thing to complain, whine, and vent at our frustrations in life. But does that really get you anywhere? No matter how much you complain, nothing will change if you don't take …